Seaports

The Virginia Inland Port (VIP) is an intermodal container transfer facility located in Warren County, Virginia, that connects Jefferson County with the commercial hubs of Washington, DC, New York, Baltimore, Maryland, and Norfolk, Virginia. VIP is located only 45 minutes away and consolidates and containerizes local cargo for export, bringing the Port of Virginia 220 miles closer to inland markets. Containerized rail service on over 17,000 feet of track is provided five days a week to VIP from both Norfolk International Terminals and the Virginia International Gateway terminal in Portsmouth, Virginia. Intermodal rail cars arrive at VIP and gain access via Norfolk-Southern rail to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and New York-New Jersey region. It is a United States Customs-designated port of entry, offering the full range of customs services to its customers.